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Special Collections brings together the University of Washington Libraries' most rare and unique resources. From papyrus to born-digital, our holdings span history and the globe, and offer boundless opportunities for exploration and discovery. The Moving Image Collections contains films and video created on the UW Campus or collected in the Northwest covering a wide range of topics and genres. It includes home movies, industrial films, documentaries, news footage, and art films in all formats...
Topics: University of Washington Libraries, home movies, industrial, documentaries, news, art
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by Doris Chase
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Marnee Morris performs a dance.
Topic: dance
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by Doris Chase
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Through monologue, "Glass Curtain" explores a woman's pain and fear as she confronts her aging mother's struggle with Alzheimer's disease.
Topics: Doris Chase, drama, women, Alzheimer's disease, monologue, video art
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by United States. Office of War Information.
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(Produced by the War Information Office) Shows how the people of Russia coped with the advancing German forces during World War II. Provides an insight into the propaganda of the period when Russia was an ally.
Topics: World war II, Russia, Russian history and culture, Propaganda
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by University of Washington
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A vintage promotional film created about the Milo Ryan Phonoarchive of CBS news recordings. Shows images of historic moments in World War II as well as Professor Milo Ryan working in the archive with an audio voice over.  Features samples from the archive of speeches by Winston Churchill and President Truman.  This collection is held at the University of Washington Libraries and is a unique audio time capsule that documents many historic 20th century events (1931 to 1977). It consists of...
Topics: Ryan, Milo S, CBS News, World War, 1939-1945, World War 2, WWII, Radio, Journalism
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by Herbert M Cole, Karen L Morell
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African Encounters Video Series Beauty and the Beast   A video program with videography and narration by Herbert M. Cole.  The video was taken in 1983 in the Agwa village-group in Nigeria.   Beauty and the Beast: Comparing Two Igbo Masquerades By Herbert M. Cole   This video compares two quite different, separate masquerades in a single Igbo community: Ekeleke, a dance of several stilt maskers, along with a masked leopard and diviner, contrasting with Okoroshi, a more complex and lengthy...
Topics: Nigeria, Igbo, Igbo (African people) -- Social life and customs, Masquerades, African Art History,...
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by Doris Chase
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Gus Solomons, Jr. performs a dance.
Topic: dance
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by Seattle Art Museum
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A dadaist experimental film featuring animation and moving text.
Topics: Seattle Art Museum, Seattle, video, art, dadaism
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by British Colonial Office
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An excerpt from the film "Hausa Village."  This film is part of the University of Washington Educational Media Collection of legacy and archival moving image material.  For information on how to view this item in its entirety, see the  collection guide  and the  UW Libraries catalog . Excerpt shows a method of fishing involving nets and floating on a gourd. -Description from original catalog- The daily life and customs of the inhabitants in a Hausa village in northern Nigeria....
Topics: Anthropology, Fishing, Hausa (African people)
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by Doris Chase
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Three dancers perform a choreography piece by Mary Staton using rocking oval-shaped rings. 
Topics: Doris Chase, Rocking Orange, Dance
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by Doris Chase
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Three dancers perform a choreography by Mary Station using structures.
Topics: Doris Chase, Moon Gates, Dance
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by Los Alamos Scientific Laboratory, United States Energy Research and Development Administration
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This film depicts computer simulation technology employed by the Los Alamos Scientific Laboratory during the mid 1970s.    Includes three different graphical simulations of an explosion accompanied by synthesizer music and sound effects.
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Topics: Computer graphics, Computer simulation, Physics
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by Karen Morell
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Title: African Encounters - GA Traditional Drumming Original format: 1-inch Type C Item No.: PHColl2016-080_Morell_T9 GA Traditional Drumming with Obo Addy. Directed by Roy Watts. Produced by Karen Morell.  Presented by the Henry M. Jackson School of International Studies, University of Washington. This material is part of the Karen Morell Film, Audio and Videotape Collection. Learn more about the collection here: http://content.lib.washington.edu/morellweb/index.html
Topics: African drumming, Africa, drum, drum ensemble, music, ethnomusicology, tradtional music,...
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by Garfias, Robert
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Contents : A performance by North Indian musicians Aashish Khan and Zakir Hussain. Filmed by Robert Garfias in the University of Washington School of Music, room 58. S-042 . Tabla solo by Zakir Hussain; Aashish Khan, clapping tala. Tala: Pancham Savari 4 + 4 + 4 + 1 ½ + 1 ½ = 15. S-043 . Aashish Khan, sarod; Zakir Hussain, tabla. Gat in Thumri Style. Raga: Sindhi Bhairavi (morning raga). Tala: Dadra 3 + 3 = 6, Tintal 4 + 4 + 4 + 4 = 16. S-044 . Aashish Khan, sarod; Pat Kolstad and Rick...
Topics: North Indian music, Hindustani music, Robert Garfias, Aashish Khan, Zakir Hussain, Seattle,...
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by Doris Chase
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A dramatic theater and dance performance, "Mask" is the journey of a woman of color looking inside of herself, her history, and her true source of strength.
Topics: Doris Chase, drama, theater, dance
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by Doris Chase
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Cynthia Anderson performs a dance.
Topic: dance
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by Ray Silverman
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African Encounters Series Atano: River Deities of the Akan Descriptions using both still and live action shots of the religious ceremonies of the Akan people that relate to the gods of the Tano River in Ghana.
Topics: Akan, Ghana, Religion, African Art History, University of Washington
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by University of Washington.
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The "long scroll" of Sesshu Toyo (fifteenth century artist), a seasonal panorama of Chinese landscapes is contrasted with scroll of Japanese countryside by Taikan Yokoyama (contemporary artist).  Created by the University of Washington Center for Asian Arts.  Features a musical accompaniment by Yori Kishibe.
Topics: Landscape painting, Japanese, Arts, Japanese, Art--History, Sesshū, 1420-1506, Yokoyama, Taikan,...
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by Doris Chase
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A dancer performs a contemporary dance piece.
Topics: Doris Chase, Circles, Dance
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by Karl Kernberger
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This video contains footage filmed by Karl Kernberger on a 1963 trip driving through Canada to Alaska and then down the Yukon River on 2300-mile boat journey. The boat trip along the Yukon River began at Lake Bennett in British Columbia and ended in Alakanuk, Alaska, on the Bering Sea. Other members of the expedition included Kernberger’s friend J. Michael Jenkinson, Rafen Moon (Kathy) Jenkinson, Bill Carpenter, and John Loehr. A Swiss reporter, Maurice Bettex, also joined the group for some...
Topics: Yukon, Alaska, British Columbia, Klondike, expedition
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by University of Washington
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Documents the Bikini Research Project by the Applied Fisheries Laboratory, University of Washington. Shows how, in order to trace and study the nature of radioactivity in the life cycles throughout an aquatic environment in which an atomic explosion has occurred, the Laboratory returns year after year to make comparative studies on the observable effects of radiation on various forms of life.
Topics: Bikini Atoll (Marshall Islands), Nuclear weapons--Testing
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by University of Washington. Instructional Media Services.
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Host Al Page speaks with Robert Gilpin, Eisenhower Professor of International Studies at Princeton University and Guest Lecturer at the Jackson School of International Studies at the University of Washington. Professor Gilpin talks about economic interdependence and historical changes; military power; waning American influence; market influences and political bases; the international monetary fund, the world bank, general agreements on tariffs and trade; the secret of economic development,...
Topics: Gilpin, Robert, Upon Reflection, International economic relations, International business...
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The University of Washington Libraries’ Milo Ryan Phonoarchive is a collection of World War II and mid-20th century radio news broadcasts. While we have digitized and preserved the entire collection, we are currently unable to post the collection here. That said, it is still our goal to the Phonoarchive accessible to the widest audience possible for non-commercial research use and study. See http://guides.lib.uw.edu/miloryan for more information.  The selections presented...
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by Doris Chase
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Dancer (Kei Takei) dances to jazz music
Topics: Doris Chase, Kei Takei, George Kleinsinger, jazz, dance
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by Doris Chase
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Clip of a dance performed by Cynthia Anderson.
Topic: dance
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by University of Washington. Instructional Media Services.
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Kurt Lang, Director, School of Communications, University of Washington, discusses public opinion polls and mass media. Lang's research is used by every major polling organization in the nation. He presents an "insiders view" of television; a view of polls, politics, news sources and resources.  Originally broadcast as a segment of the television series Upon reflection. 
Topics: Lang Kurt 1924-, elevision broadcasting of news -- United States, Mass media criticism, Mass media...
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by Karen L Morell
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Ghanaian writer and scholar Kofi Awoonor speaks of the great influence of the Ewe oral tradition on his work and sings several of the songs of those poets. He reads selections from his own early poetry and discusses the difficult problem of resolving the tensions between his African identity and European culture. Concludes with an interview with Karen Morell focusing on a comparison between the past of the oral tradition and the modern African poet. Recorded in 1978 at the University of...
Topics: Kofi Awoonor, Ghanaian poetry, Ewe poetry, African poetry, African oral tradition, University of...
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by Karl Kernberger
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This video contains footage filmed by Karl Kernberger on a 1963 trip driving through Canada to Alaska and then down the Yukon River on 2300-mile boat journey. The boat trip along the Yukon River began at Lake Bennett in British Columbia and ended in Alakanuk, Alaska, on the Bering Sea. Other members of the expedition included Kernberger’s friend J. Michael Jenkinson, Rafen Moon (Kathy) Jenkinson, Bill Carpenter, and John Loehr. A Swiss reporter, Maurice Bettex, also joined the group for some...
Topics: Yukon, Alaska, British Columbia, Klondike, expedition
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by Karl Kernberger
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This video contains footage filmed by Karl Kernberger on a 1963 trip driving through Canada to Alaska and then down the Yukon River on 2300-mile boat journey. The boat trip along the Yukon River began at Lake Bennett in British Columbia and ended in Alakanuk, Alaska, on the Bering Sea. Other members of the expedition included Kernberger’s friend J. Michael Jenkinson, Rafen Moon (Kathy) Jenkinson, Bill Carpenter, and John Loehr. A Swiss reporter, Maurice Bettex, also joined the group for some...
Topics: Yukon, Alaska, British Columbia, Klondike, expedition
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by Doris Chase
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Dancer (Gay Delanghe) dances to jazz music by the Uptown Lowdown Jazz Band
Topics: Doris Chase, Uptown Lowdown Jazz Band, Gay Delanghe, dance, jazz, jazz, dance
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by Rock, Joseph Francis, 1884-1962
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Dr. Joseph F. Rock was one of the leading anthropological explorers of the early 20th century. Ho Hua-tʹing, Na-khi dto-mba (shaman) from west of the Li-chiang snow range in Kunming demonstrates dances of the various Na Khi deities during which the particular enemy of each god is vanquished.  Originally produced in 1954, using footage filmed in 1932.  Silent film with English intertitles. 
Topics: Naxi (Chinese people), Ethnographic films, Religious dance -- China
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by United States. National Park Service.
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Description from original catalog: Formation of Mount Rainier across eons of geological time . time-lapse photography captures the movement of a sweeping glacier which sculptures and diminishes it. As color on original film had faded, basic color correction was applied for this access copy.
Topics: Geology, Rainier National Forest (Wash.), Volcanoes
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by Ray Silverman
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African Encounters Series  The Akan of Ghana  Presents the way of life of the Akan people in today's world, including sections on living conditions, education, religion, art and popular culture.
Topics: Akan, Ghana, African Art History, Seattle Art Museum, University of Washington
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by University of Washington. Instructional Media Services.
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Host Al Page interviews Bruno Bettelheim, Professor Emeritus of Psychiatry at Stanford University and a Visiting Lecturer at the University of Washington. Professor Bettelheim discusses parent vs. child needs, the extension of the child dependency period, adolescence, changes in maturity rates; the educational process and time restraints, kindergarten, play, learning and emotional security; the child's viewpoint; the substance of the family. Professor Bettelheim also reflects upon his own life...
Topics: Bettelheim, Bruno, Psychiatrists, Child rearing, Parent and child, Holocaust survivors, Upon...
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by Karl Kernberger
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This video contains footage filmed by Karl Kernberger on a 1963 trip driving through Canada to Alaska and then down the Yukon River on 2300-mile boat journey. The boat trip along the Yukon River began at Lake Bennett in British Columbia and ended in Alakanuk, Alaska, on the Bering Sea. Other members of the expedition included Kernberger’s friend J. Michael Jenkinson, Rafen Moon (Kathy) Jenkinson, Bill Carpenter, and John Loehr. A Swiss reporter, Maurice Bettex, also joined the group for some...
Topics: Yukon, Alaska, British Columbia, Klondike, expedition
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by Garfias, Robert
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Contents : Film session featuring performances by North Indian musicans Ali Akbar Khan (sarod) and Pandit Mahapurush Misra (tabla). Recorded by Robert Garfias, Dan Grinstead, and Byong Won Lee at the University of Washington School of Music. From the published film Classical Music of North India  (UW Press). S12 . Raga Misra Kafi: Alap. S13 . Raga Pilu: Gat. S14 . Tabla solo in Tintal. The University of Washington Ethnomusicology Archives’ Garfias Film Collection contains recordings of...
Topics: North Indian music, Hindustani music, Robert Garfias, Ali Akbar Khan, Mahapurush Misra, Seattle,...
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by Harry Teickichi Kawanishi
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Shots of mountain, farmland, and river from moving vehicle. Trees over water. Panning shots of Japanese village by the water. Shots of body of water and surrounding hills. People in kimonos walking down wooded path. Buildings on pikes above water. Person walking below pier. Shots of Japanese style red buildings. Statues on pedestals on the beach. Shots of trees on a foggy day. Men in kimonos walking out of building into garden. Men in kimono walking across farmland. Family walking up hill...
Topics: Kawanishi, silent, color, 8mm, Japan, village life, architecture, castle, landscape, family
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by Harry Teickichi Kawanishi
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Shots of a wooded shore line from a body of water, there are several boats in the water as well as buildings on the shore. Scenes of a Japanese city. People walk across a large footbridge spanning a river, some people wade and play in the river. Another footbridge, this one red. Many people enter a Japanese shrine. The shrine has many sculpted details of foliage and animals. A long and winding road runs down the side of a hill. Several small waterfalls run down a mountain. A large body of water...
Topics: Kawanishi, silent, color, Super 8, Japan, Kintaibashi, Nikko, Tokyo, Meiji Shrine, Hama Rikyu,...
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by University of Washington. Instructional Media Services.
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Al Page interviews Stephen Malone, Research Professor in the Geophysics Program at the University of Washington. Professor Malone discusses earthquakes, plate tectonics, the Richter Scale, measuring devices, links between volcanos and earthquakes, the 1980 eruption of Mount Saint Helens and predictions of earthquakes and volcanic eruptions.  Originally broadcast on UWTV as a segment from Upon reflection in 1985. 
Topics: Malone, Stephen, Earthquakes, Volcanoes, Natural disasters, Saint Helens, Mount (Wash.)
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by Labor Archives of Washington, University of Washington Libraries Special Collections
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Oral History interview completed August 27, 2020 with Lorene Mulrooney, journeyman electrician and member of IBEW (International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers) Local 46 about working during the COVID-19 pandemic in Seattle, Washington. This interview is part of the Working in the Time of COVID-19 Oral History Project by the Labor Archives of Washington, University of Washington Libraries. ( Laborarchives.org ) This item contains three parts: oral history audiovideo file, caption track file...
Topics: Working in the Time of COVID-19 Oral History Project, COVID-19, pandemic, electricians, working...
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by Harry Teickichi Kawanishi
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A man and woman are walking in the First Bapist Church to get married. Woman stands with wedding dress, veil, and bouquet to pose for pictures. Flower girl joins woman in photoshoot. Man joins woman in photoshoot. Bridesmaids and flower girl joins woman in photoshoot. Groomsmen, bridesmaids, and flower girl join woman in photoshoot. Married couple run to car as guests throw rice and photos are taken again. Married couple drive away in car with streamers. A group of people talking inside of a...
Topics: Kawanishi, silent, color, 8mm, wedding, Japan, Victoria
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by University of Washington Press, University of Washington
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Depicts several types of avalanches of different sizes. Sequences illustrate dry snow avalanches in motion, ranging in size from minor snow movements to large and destructive avalanches accompanied by extensive dust cloud formation and wind blast. Several examples of slab avalanche release are depicted which demonstrate the unstable character and dangerous nature of this type of avalanche. Scenes of medium-sized avalanches show the difference in size and character of motion which is determined...
Topics: Avalanches, Snow
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by Jinghong Zhang, University of Washington Press
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A supplement to the book Puer Tea: Ancient Caravans and Urban Chic by Jinghong Zhang (University of Washington Press, 2013) This video corresponds to chapter two, "Tensions under the bloom."
Topics: Tea -- Social aspects, Tea trade, Tea -- China -- Yunnan Sheng, UW, Puer Tea, UW Press, uw press
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by Jinghong Zhang, University of Washington Press
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A supplement to the book Puer Tea: Ancient Caravans and Urban Chic by Jinghong Zhang (University of Washington Press, 2013) This video corresponds to Chapter One, "The Authentic Tea Mountain Yiwu."
Topics: Tea -- Social aspects, Tea trade, Tea -- China -- Yunnan Sheng, UW, Puer Tea, UW Press, UW Press
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by Jessie Hugh Burgess family
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Circus scenes, including: men and women in costume, people dressed as cowboys on horseback (possibly includes Ken Maynard?), jugglers, female dancers, a female sword swallower, and various banners.
Topics: Jessie Hugh Burgess, circus, silent, color, 8mm, family films
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The installation of the sculpture  Black Sun , by Isamu Noguchi, outside of the Seattle Art Museum  in Volunteer Park.
Topics: Seattle Art Museum, silent, color, 16mm, Isamu Noguchi, Black Sun, sculpture, Volunteer Park, King...
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by Harry Teickichi Kawanishi
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Large group of people walking around in a temple and Japanese garden. People looking at buildings and listening to tour guide. Views of a pond with a bridge and trees surrounding the walkways. A swan and koi fish swim by in the pond. A view of the city with cars passing by on the main road. Deer walk amongst people. Two women walk together in a park with benches and many trees. Group of people take pictures of what they see. People stop and admire small statues of pagodas. View of a red sunset...
Topics: Kawanishi, silent, color, Super 8, Kyoto, Nara, Kobe, koi pond, Japan, temple, pagoda
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by Jessie Hugh Burgess family
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A woman in a red dress holds a snake in demonstration. There are horses, llamas, zebras, elephants on the carnival grounds. Monkeys and lions are in separate cages. A person dressed as a clown sits with a duck; it appears that they are talking to the duck. Another person dressed as a clown ties a small dog’s collar to a rope, using the rope as a leash and walking with the dog. The duck wheels a tiny cart behind it as the clown assists. There are women in various costumes. A woman in a pink...
Topics: Jessie Hugh Burgess, circus, silent, color, 8mm, family films
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by Labor Archives of Washington, University of Washington Libraries Special Collections
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Oral History interview with Ethan Jodziewicz, upright and electric bassist in Nashville, Tennessee about working during the COVID-19 pandemic completed in June 2020 . This interview is part of the Working in the Time of COVID-19 Oral History Project by the Labor Archives of Washington, University of Washington Libraries. ( Laborarchives.org ) This item contains three parts: oral history audiovideo file, caption track file (.srt), and full text transcription (.pdf).
Topics: Musical Work in the Time of COVID-19, Working in the Time of COVID-19 Oral History Project,...
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by University of Washington
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Second in the series of films documenting University of Washington research on Bikini Atoll. Presents a report of the scientific survey by a team from the Laboratory of Radiation Biology, University of Washington, to determine the condition of Bikini and Aniwetok atolls six years after the last nuclear test detonation.  Final portion of film had faded and has undergone basic color correction.
Topics: Bikini Atoll (Marshall Islands), Nuclear weapons--Testing
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by Labor Archives of Washington, University of Washington Libraries Special Collections
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Oral History interview with Robert Shauger, Certified Nursing Assistant at St. Michael Medical Center and Vice President & Steward of UFCW 21 about working during the COVID-19 pandemic completed on January 15, 2021. This interview is part of the Working in the Time of COVID-19 Oral History Project by the Labor Archives of Washington, University of Washington Libraries. Laborarchives.org This item contains three parts: oral history audio/video file, caption file (.srt), and full text...
Topics: Working in the Time of COVID-19 Oral History Project, COVID-19, pandemic, PPE, personal protective...
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by United States. Department of the Navy.
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Documentary film record of the Able and Baker atomic bomb tests at Bikini in 1946.
Topics: Bikini Atoll (Marshall Islands), Nuclear weapons--Testing
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by Jinghong Zhang, University of Washington Press
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A supplement to the book Puer Tea: Ancient Caravans and Urban Chic by Jinghong Zhang (University of Washington Press, 2013) This video corresponds to Chapter One, "The Authentic Tea Mountain Yiwu"
Topics: Tea -- Social aspects, Tea trade, Tea -- China -- Yunnan Sheng, UW, Puer Tea, UW Press, uw press
(1) A group of people walk through Seward Park Torii and flowers. Two women walk through Volunteer Park and feed koi carp. A woman walks through Rose Garden. (2) Families do domestic chores, cleaning a dog, mowing the lawn, trimming bushes, washing a car. (3) A group of people forage mushrooms and plants. (4) People in hats and suits feed pigeons in the city. (5) A garden of Chrysanthemum. (6) A football game in a stadium.
Topics: Kawanishi, silent, color, 8mm, Seward Park, Volunteer Park, Rose Garden, football, family film
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by KING TV
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Part of a KING TV news story about Dr. Richard Fuller's 75th birthday party, held at the Fairmont Olympic Hotel.
Topics: Seattle Art Museum, sound, color, 16mm, Doctor Richard Fuller, Fairmont Olympic Hotel, KING TV
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by Standard Oil Company of California
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Avery Brundage discusses a selection of art from Asia. Credits: Presented as a Public Service by Standard Oil Company of California; Brundage Coll.
Topics: Seattle Art Museum, sound, color, 16mm, Avery Brundage, Asian art, Chinese art, Japanese art,...
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by Jessie Hugh Burgess family
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Footage of the Roger Bros. 3 Ring Circus in Moscow, ID on the weekend of July 26. A man performs sleight of hand magic tricks for a young spectator. A ringmaster performs a dog show. They walk on barrels, run through hoops, walk on two legs, jump rope, dance, tightrope, and perform other balancing acts. Spectators lean on cars and watch. A whip master cuts reeds a female assistant holds in her hands and mouth. He also splits newspapers in half. Another performer orchestrates dog tricks such as...
Topics: Jessie Hugh Burgess, silent, color, 8mm, circus
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by Garfias, Robert
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Contents : A performance by musician Mohammad Omar (rubab). Filmed by Robert Garfias at the University of Washington. S-083 . Rag Bayag (odo sanpuran). S-084 . Char Baite - Pashtu (Keliwali). S-085 . Folk song with introductory improvisation in classical style (Qad bala sari roan Laila). The University of Washington Ethnomusicology Archives’ Garfias Film Collection contains recordings of ethnographic music and dance performances made by ethnomusicologist Robert Garfias during the 1960s and...
Topics: Afghan music, Afghanistan, Robert Garfias, Mohammad Omar, Seattle, University of Washington,...
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by Harry Teickichi Kawanishi
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On a boat viewing the Inland Sea, looking at the waters and islands. A large group of people gather on the deck of a boat. They are dressed in business casual attire. A boat leaves the dock and the camera pans to the building along the seawall. Smoke fog rises from a distance, near buildings. People congregate in a busy area, near the smoke and a koi pond. Smoke rose emerge from the waters. There is a Japanese style garden with a line of Red Tori Gates and other traditional Japanese buildings....
Topics: Kawanishi, silent, color, Super 8, Japan, Inland Sea, Beppu, Aso, Kumamoto, Amakusa, Shimabara,...
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by University of Washington. Instructional Media Services
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Host Al Page speaks with George Ojemann, Professor of Neurological Surgery, School of Medicine, University of Washington. Dr. Ojemann talks about the mind as a set of physiological processes; dualism; the soul; brain structure and evolution; perception, reality, learning, memory, intelligence; the nature of epilepsy, treatment, surgery.  Originally broadcast on UWTV as a segment from Upon reflection in 1988
Topics: Ojemann,George A, Physiology, Brain, Intellect, Epilepsy, Upon Reflection
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by Rock, Joseph Francis, 1884-1962
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Dr. Joseph F. Rock was one of the leading anthropological explorers of the early 20th century. Expedition to Mi-nyag is a journey into Sikang Province, China, and a first exploration of the Mi-nyag mountains.  Originally produced in 1954, using footage filmed in 1928-1930. This transfer was taken from an earlier VHS transfer of the original 16mm film. Silent film with English intertitles. 
Topics: Tibet Autonomous Region (China), Naxi (Chinese people), Scientific expeditions, Xikang Sheng (China)
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by Jinghong Zhang, University of Washington Press
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A supplement to the book Puer Tea: Ancient Caravans and Urban Chic by Jinghong Zhang (University of Washington Press, 2013) This video corresponds to the conclusion of chapter 2, "Tensions under the bloom."
Topics: Tea -- Social aspects, Tea trade, Tea -- China -- Yunnan Sheng, UW, Puer Tea, UW Press, UW Press
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by Harry Teickichi Kawanishi
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A person boards a Pan American airplane and the plane departs. Aerial shots of mountains and landscape below. Aerial views of a city and park. Beach with rocks and crashing waves. Several shots of trees, a man and a woman. Women hula dancing. A seal on a shore. A man and woman stand in front of a blue car. A group of people stand in front of a large building with a gate. People walk through a botanical garden. A woman sits near a beach, and a man stands in the water fishing. Several shots of...
Topics: Kawanishi, silent, color, 8mm, Japan, Hawaii, beach, seal, garden, flowers
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by Doris Chase
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An introduction to Doris Chase's "Sculpture Series", a video sculpture animation videorecording set to electronic music. 
Topics: Doris Chase, Sculpture Series, video sculpture, animation, video art, women motion picture...
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by University of Washington. Instructional Media Services., University of Washington.
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Host Al Page talks with Frederic Wakeman, Professor of Chinese History, University of California at Berkeley, President of the Social Science Research Council and a Guest Lecturer at the University of Washington. Professor Wakeman discusses the Cultural Revolution, Mao's Revolutionary genius, rhetorical meanings, mechanisms of revolution; the Utopian quality of the Revolution; members of the ruling classes, the military, the old guard; "Westernization"; patriotism, democratic values,...
Topics: Wakeman Frederic E, Cultural Revolution (China : 1966-1976), China, Upon Reflection
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by Harry Teickichi Kawanishi
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Footage of a Japanese village, and then landscape of river and mountains and farms all from a moving vehicle. Person walking around Japanese garden. Blurry view of town by river. Japanese family wandering around desert setting gathering flowers. Shots of cherry trees. Panning shots around an observatory that family is checking out. Shaky views of Japanese buildings. Three people walking in front of a large concrete building and then shots of the building and its surroundings. Shaky blurry views...
Topics: Kawanishi, silent, color, 8mm, Japan, cherry blossoms, military, landscape
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by Doris Chase
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The poetry of Jessica Hagedorn is narrated by two women, and shares its views of some of the harsh and beautiful realities of city living.
Topics: Doris Chase, Poetry
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by Jean Walkinshaw
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Sushma Sudana, who was born in Kenya and immigrated to Canada, discusses her career as a radio broadcaster, her experience with racism and prejudice in London, Hinduism and its importance in her life, the Canadian friends she made through mutual interests in food and movies, and the difference in experience she has from other East Indian people living in Canada due to language barriers.
Topics: arranged marriage, radio, India, immigration
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by Garfias, Robert
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Contents : A performance of music from Veracruz, Mexico, by Los Jarochos. Performers in Los Jarochos: Pepe Baradas (harp), Rene Rosas (requinto), Rafael Rosas (jarana). Recorded by Robert Garfias at the University of Washington. S-047 . “El Siquisirí.” (Mujer de Nicolás) “El Colás.” Coplas de Veracruz “Jarabe Jarocho.” S-048 . “El Cupido.” “El Cascabel.” “El Coco” (Coconazo) or (“Coco”). “La Bamba.” The University of Washington Ethnomusicology Archives’...
Topics: Mexico, Mexican music, Robert Garfias, Los Jarochos, Seattle, University of Washington, University...
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by Harry Teickichi Kawanishi
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A large boat in a body of water, firing ammunition repeatedly making large clouds of smoke. Shots of many other boats in the water, several spraying large streams of water from their decks. Closer shots of crews on the decks of Japanese military ships, the Seattle skyline appears in the background. Performers prepare on a pier including dancers and a marching band. A crowd in seats watches the performances and speeches. A symphonic band plays on a stage. A boat decorated with tinsel sits in the...
Topics: Kawanishi, silent, color, 8mm, Japanese fleet, Seattle skyline, performance, martial arts
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by Jessie Hugh Burgess family
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Circus scenes, including: groups of elephants performing tricks, clowns walking in costume, a man applying full facial makeup, men and women in various costumes, a man dressing a chimpanzee in clothing, a clown aiding a boy to play with a lion cub, an adult lion, men and women on horseback, clowns performing with animals, a man whirling whips, a man performing balancing acts on a bench, a dog balancing on its hind legs while holding an American flag, and a seal.
Topics: Jessie Hugh Burgess, circus, silent, color, 8mm, family films
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by Jessie Hugh Burgess family
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Various scenes of loggers working on a river. Includes scenes of men standing on logs using poles to manipulate logs, logging trucks arriving and men rolling logs off trucks and into a river, a barge with white roofed structures on it being untied from the shore and rafted down the river, and a backhoe being used to push logs from the shore into the water.
Topics: Jessie Hugh Burgess, silent, color, 8mm, logging, Priest Lake, family films
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by Harry Teickichi Kawanishi
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Shots of a harbor. Three people in kimonos wandering around taking pictures. An old building with a turret and a Christian statue in front, family is wandering around surrounding grounds. People visiting a memorial and looking out over the harbor. Aerial shots of a harbor on a foggy day. Man walking along a path. Steeple visible behind trees and telephone wires. Gathering of Japanese men. Family visiting at fountain/shrine. People walking across red Japanese bridge. People walking around...
Topics: Kawanishi, silent, color, 8mm, Hokkaido, bridges, architecture, kimonos, city life, Hikawa Maru
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by Doris Chase
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A multimedia dramatic performance piece, "Skyfish" is a dream autobiography of a painter at a time of inner change. 
Topics: Doris Chase, Andrea Goodman, Lee Nagrin, painting, performance art, video art, drama
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by Doris Chase
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The Mary Staton Dance Ensemble performs a ballet dance piece using rings of circles in their performance. 
Topics: Doris Chase, Circles, Dance